Two Detectives Jack and Georgina who share chemistry but have complicated personal lives.

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Series cast summary:
Toby Stephens ...  DI Jack Armstrong 9 episodes, 2010-2012
Ronny Jhutti ...  Naz Omar 8 episodes, 2010-2012
Roger Griffiths ...  Tony 8 episodes, 2010-2012
Miranda Raison ...  DI Georgina Dixon 6 episodes, 2012
Lucy Punch ...  DI Kate Bishop 3 episodes, 2010
Rory Kinnear ...  Dan Bishop 3 episodes, 2010
Nick Dunning Nick Dunning ...  Peter Dixon 3 episodes, 2012
Stuart Porteous Stuart Porteous ...  Policeman 3 episodes, 2012
Sam O'Mahony Sam O'Mahony ...  Mack 2 episodes, 2012
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Two detectives; one is cynical and over sexed, the other an asset to the profession. Their unbalanced partnership gets them through a series of strange cases almost smoothly. While managing work life, they have to manage each other and their personal lives. Written by anonymous

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UK

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English

Release Date:

15 August 2010 (UK) See more »

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Задиры See more »

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Ireland

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In Series 2 Episode 2, DI Jack Armstrong (Toby Stephens) states the assumption that DI Georgina Dixon (Miranda Raison) was "watching endless episodes of 'Poirot'". Both actors played characters on Poirot; Toby Stephens as Philip Blake in "Five Little Pigs" (S9;E1) and Miranda Raison as Mademoiselle Blanche in "Cat Among the Pigeons" (S11;E2). DI Kate Bishop (Lucy Punch) did as well as Susannah Henderson in "After the Funeral" (S10;E3). See more »

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Good comedy
13 August 2012 | by gorrdmcdSee all my reviews

Have now watched 2 episodes of this comedy and I am hooked - it does what it should do - it's funny and it makes me laugh - Brilliant ! The two lead characters interact well and the unfolding of their private lives becomes more interesting as the series progresses and the villains /suspects characters all appear to have motives and are also amusing in their own irreverent way. A bit predictable in places but generally a good funny series with some nice observations on the habits of the individual lead characters.

I believe that this series will improve as time progresses and hope that the remainder of the series achieves the viewing figures that this funny, quirky comedy deserves.

Full marks to the writers for producing something different ...... and succeeding in their efforts to make us laugh.


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